Bollywood’s Persistent Islamophobia Problem

Rana Ayyub, a famed Indian journalist, wrote an op-ed in the Washington Post about Sooryavanshi, a Bollywood flick released at the beginning of November,...

Bulli Bai: Hindutva Trolls Selling Muslim Women in Auctions?

India's Hindutva political wing has been a magnet for Islamophobes that exhibit odd and grotesque conduct -- which might partly explain why India has...

Human Sacrifice in Hinduism and Other Polytheistic Religions

"When the fire began to scorch this poor woman, she contrived to disentangle herself from the dead body and creeping from under the pile,...

Transgender Muslims in the Subcontinent? Making Sense of Hijras

Changing one’s gender and behaving as the opposite gender are now understood as not only acceptable, but something to embrace and celebrate. Those who...

Will the Congress Party and Its Secularism Save the Muslims of India?

Many Muslims seem to think that some secular ideology, not Islam, will save them. Some choose to blend Islam with Marxism, for instance. One case...

Diwali: A Festival of Animal Cruelty and Torture

Diwali, also spelled Divali, one of the major religious festivals in Hinduism, Jainism, and Sikhism, lasting for five days from the 13th day of...

Violence and Murder by Hindu Gods in Hindu Scriptures

Apart from committing rape and engaging in other such acts, Hindu gods are depicted in Hindu scripture as committing murder and matricide. Hindu gods are...

The Scriptural Basis for Child Marriage in Hinduism

Online Hindu critics have made a big case about the Prophet Muhammad ﷺ marrying Our Mother Aisha radiAllahu `anha at a young age. But they...

Why Aren’t More Muslims Boycotting Bollywood?

In our fast-paced world of ‘progressiveness’, we see and hear many hurtful things about Islam and Muslims. We will admit that they have nothing...

Low-Caste 9-Year-Old Girl Allegedly Gangraped, Cremated by Hindu Priest

This is truly horrifying. Aljazeera: A nine-year-old girl belonging to India’s marginalised Dalit community has been gang-raped, murdered and forcibly cremated in capital New Delhi, her...